Retail Store Managers rake in the most money, with average earnings of $16.82 per hour; Assistant Store Managers come in second with average earnings amounting to $12.04, while Retail Store Assistant Managers and Keyholders rank near the top as well ($11.58 and around $9.43, respectively). Sales Associates make an average approximately $7.97, close to the bottom of the company pay scale.
When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck (about $15.50 per hour) can be spotted in Long Beach, Calif.; Houston, Texas ($13.02), New York, N.Y. ($12.00), and Dallas, Texas (around $11.08) are the next top-paying cities. At $7.59, Mebane, N.C. is home to some of the lowest pay in the country. By state, GameStop Corp. employees make the most in California, earning approximately $13.25 per hour on average.
Years of Experience
For those with five to nine years of experience, average earnings amount to about $11.38 per hour. The largest fraction of GameStop Corp. people (62 percent) have been working for one to four years and earn around $11.12 per hour on average.
Certifications and Degrees
Certified ServSafe Food Handlers have significantly higher pay than non-accredited workers at about $10.74 per hour. Those with a Bachelor's Degree at GameStop Corp. come out on top, and their salaries approach approximately $10.64 per hour.
The highest-paying skill in this position seems to be Team Leadership; individuals who report it as part of the repertoire have a median income of $12.11 per hour. Folks here also tend to know Customer Service; on the survey, a fair number of workers named it in their skills portfolios. Employees also tend to round out their skills sets with Retail, Sales, and Inventory Management.
Benefits and Perks
Paid time off is scarce, with only about 42 percent receiving paid vacation and over a third of workers receiving sick leave. Slightly less than a third of workers participate in a 401(k) program. Health insurance is part of the package for a majority of respondents, and for more than half of workers, dental coverage is too. GameStop Corp. also dishes out privileges such as a casual working environment, flexible hours, company store discount, and tuition reimbursement.